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How much does a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist make in the United States?

Average Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Hourly Wage in the United States

Registered Dietitian Nutritionists earn a median hourly wage of $27.84. Hourly wages typically start from $16.94 and go up to $38.92.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Average Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Yearly Salary in the United States

Registered Dietitian Nutritionists earn a median salary of $57,910 per year. Salaries typically start from $35,240 and go up to $80,950.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Employment Type Mix

85%
Full-Time
15%
Part-Time

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Salary Satisfaction

2.9
SCORE
91
RATINGS
Registered Dietitian Nutritionists average a score of 2.9 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Registered Dietitian Nutritionists in the 42th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Earnings by Seniority

Top End Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Earnings

The highest earning Registered Dietitian Nutritionists in the United States earn:

$38.92
an hour
$80,950
per year
Senior Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Earnings

Senior Registered Dietitian Nutritionists in the United States earn:

$33.93
an hour
$70,580
per year
Experienced Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Earnings

Experienced Registered Dietitian Nutritionists in the United States earn:

$27.84
an hour
$57,910
per year
Junior Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Earnings

Junior Registered Dietitian Nutritionists in the United States earn:

$22.19
an hour
$46,160
per year
Starting Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Earnings

Starting Registered Dietitian Nutritionists in the United States earn:

$16.94
an hour
$35,240
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Registered Dietitian Nutritionist salary comparison

Registered Dietitian Nutritionists earn more than 90% percent of Food & Drink careers. Registered Dietitian Nutritionist salaries are in the top 60% of all careers in the United States.

Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary $57k
Restaurant Manager Salary $48k
Food Safety And Quality Technician Salary $44k
Brewmaster Salary $38k
Food Batchmaker Salary $26k
Dietetic Technician Salary $26k
Pastry Chef Salary $23k
Food Preparation Worker Salary $20k
Food Server Salary $19k
Hostess Salary $19k
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Historical salary for Registered Dietitian Nutritionists in the United States

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Registered Dietitian Nutritionist salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in California $35.00 $72,800 # 1
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Alaska $33.15 $68,940 # 2
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in New Jersey $31.69 $65,910 # 3
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Hawaii $31.43 $65,370 # 4
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Oregon $31.85 $66,250 # 5
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Maryland $30.07 $62,550 # 6
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Nevada $30.97 $64,420 # 7
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in New Hampshire $31.78 $66,100 # 8
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Washington $31.13 $64,760 # 9
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Rhode Island $31.31 $65,130 # 10
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Connecticut $30.84 $64,160 # 11
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in New York $29.60 $61,560 # 12
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Delaware $29.49 $61,350 # 13
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Massachusetts $28.67 $59,630 # 14
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in District of Columbia $28.96 $60,240 # 15
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Colorado $27.93 $58,100 # 16
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Minnesota $28.09 $58,420 # 17
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Texas $27.23 $56,650 # 18
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Maine $27.38 $56,950 # 19
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Illinois $27.55 $57,310 # 20
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in West Virginia $26.72 $55,570 # 21
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Ohio $26.98 $56,120 # 22
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Wyoming $28.88 $60,070 # 23
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Florida $26.57 $55,260 # 24
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Pennsylvania $26.82 $55,780 # 25
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Virginia $26.18 $54,460 # 26
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Iowa $25.67 $53,400 # 27
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Kansas $26.28 $54,670 # 28
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Wisconsin $26.69 $55,520 # 29
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Michigan $26.33 $54,760 # 30
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Indiana $25.82 $53,700 # 31
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Tennessee $25.18 $52,380 # 32
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Kentucky $25.89 $53,860 # 33
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in South Dakota $25.42 $52,870 # 34
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in New Mexico $23.78 $49,460 # 35
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Nebraska $25.59 $53,220 # 36
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in North Dakota $24.94 $51,880 # 37
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Arizona $25.54 $53,130 # 38
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Idaho $24.68 $51,340 # 39
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Oklahoma $25.39 $52,820 # 40
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in North Carolina $24.78 $51,550 # 41
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Georgia $24.46 $50,880 # 42
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Arkansas $24.60 $51,160 # 43
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Alabama $24.27 $50,490 # 44
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Louisiana $23.69 $49,280 # 45
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Montana $22.20 $46,180 # 46
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Missouri $22.89 $47,610 # 47
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Utah $21.86 $45,470 # 48
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in Mississippi $21.24 $44,180 # 49
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Salary in South Carolina $22.86 $47,540 # 50
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
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